Follow up by pediatric endocrinologist of transgender youth
General paediatric endocrinology including pubertal suppression for transgender youth and cross-hormone treatment.
Gender Identity/Transgender Issues – Post-Traumatic-Stress Disorder Counselling – Sexual Orientation/Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Issues – Grief, Loss and Trauma – Crisis Intervention – Life Transition Issues – Mental Health Issues – Individual, Adult Counselling/ Therapy: Age 17+ – Youth Counselling Therapy – Couple Counselling Therapy Also provide : Counselling and Therapy Workshops and Seminars –… read more »
In 1998, our clinic began seeing transgender and gender-questioning youth and young adults, and we now have one of the busiest clinics in North America. At BCCH, our team (Endocrinologist, Endocrine Nurse Clinician, and Social Worker/Counsellor)—working in partnership with BCCH and community mental health professionals (Psychiatrists and Psychologists) and the BC Transgender Clinical Care Group—functions as… read more »
The GDAAY team offers coordinated and integrated care for youth along the spectrum of gender dysphoria. We provide youth and their families with supportive services including assessment and treatment. The assessment process includes: • A direct phone call from a GDAAY team member to get some information about the youth and their gender dysphoria. •… read more »
Providers: Dr Stephen Feder (Adolescent Medicine) and Dr. Margaret Lawson (Paediatric Endocrinology) Overview: CHEO’s Diversity Clinic provides comprehensive health care and support for gender nonconforming children and youth in eastern Ontario. Assessment Process: Dr Stephen Feder does initial assessments with youth and families. Parents of young children can be seen without the child. Mental health… read more »